Placement Tests

Registration for the HSPT is now closed. We recommend that you reach out to the admissions office of your choice school to explore alternative testing opportunities. Please note that there will be no further test administrations from The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Washington.

All high schools within the Archdiocese of Washington require placement tests unless otherwise indicated by the high school. For more information on the Catholic high schools in the Archdiocese of Washington, visit the ADW Catholic High School Directory, or click on the name of the school below to visit the high school’s website.

The High School Placement Test (HSPT)

Registration for the 2023 HSPT is now closed. Please contact the school(s) you are applying to for information on testing options.

The following Catholic high schools in the Archdiocese of Washington require the High School Placement Test (HSPT) in their admissions process:

*HSPT Optional

Other Processes

The following Archdiocese of Washington Catholic high schools utilize different entrance examinations. Please see school profiles for more information.

Please contact the high school to obtain information about entrance examination processes.